Ludum Dare 31 — December 5th-8th, 2014 — Theme: Entire Game on One Screen

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Desert Cat

by The Walking Kiwi - Jam Entry

Basically a tower defense game, with zombies, blocks and a cat... for some reason.
We understand that there may be bugs, so feel free to point out any!
Have fun!

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Edit: Well, i've noticed so many people confused with the controls that i've decided to explain some things here.
First of all, you get to build your base BEFORE pressing 'enter'. Turrets can only be placed AFTER pressing 'enter' and you have examples of how to place them on the top-right corner.
I hope this helps a bit.

PS: Hope you have Windows :c
PPS: Click the skull, it is very wise.

Camilo Gallardo
Guillermo Zolessi

Downloads and Links


Ratings

Coolness66%
#530Humor(Jam)2.54
#603Audio(Jam)2.38
#839Graphics(Jam)2.50
#840Innovation(Jam)2.44
#858Theme(Jam)3.06
#883Mood(Jam)2.39
#924Fun(Jam)2.36
#971Overall(Jam)2.45

Comments

ChuiGum says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:44am

Nice graphics, cool game!

kburkhart84 says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:45am

It was......weird, which is kind of a good thing. It wasn't a snowman platformer! It wasn't very easy to figure things out though, but that is kind of typical for most jam games.

TriSquare says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:48am

Took a long time to download i suggest that you some how make it faster. it took me 3 minutes

Jonapulse says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 1:50am

Darn. The game was intriguing but I couldn't figure it out. I kind of got that I was making a big tower that you defend, but after two games I couldn't figure out how to place turrets. And then I gave up because I GOTTA DO THE DISHES!

Dec 9, 2014 @ 2:03am

Hey! Try clicking the skull!

krishna911 says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:03am

nice game :)

dcolgan says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:09am

I wasn't quite sure what all the things on the screen were or how to figure out a strategy. I think some more instructions would be good.

bconrad217 says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:12am

Nice mechanics, would have preferred a bit more tutorialization though. Overall really good!

herofresh says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:14am

it was kinda fun

cyrus says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 3:49am

Could not figure out how to build those turrets. Tried everything, rightclicking, leftclicking, q, w, e ... but I can just buy them, not place them.

Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:30pm

Interesting game! Well executed and nice art! :)

Snuux says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 4:32pm

Good pixel art! And gameplay very well too!

Dec 9, 2014 @ 5:29pm

didn't understand the game.

borgi says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 5:37pm

I did not know what to do :D But the music is cool!

Natura-Time says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 6:21pm

The right and left click didn't work for me :/

Mekuri says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:01pm

I kinda got the idea after a while, but it was difficult to get. I did like the idea that you build upwards, and the zombies kind of tear it down.

5k0d says ...
Dec 9, 2014 @ 9:10pm

Damn i was hoping for some TD-Action but i have an resolution bug...cant find the shop for turrets..or maybe im too stupid to figure out the controls...and yes i have seen the tutorial :D

d3garcia says ...
Dec 10, 2014 @ 5:29pm

Couldnt understand how to build anything

Pestel Crew says ...
Dec 11, 2014 @ 7:00pm

Melancholic cat =) I liked the idea but did not immediately understand it

Dec 12, 2014 @ 4:32pm

A little confusing, but nice job!

Dec 14, 2014 @ 1:19pm

I think the game is a bit slow.
You set up your base and then it is quite a lot of time watching some waves till you can build something again.

snickersnacks says ...
Dec 18, 2014 @ 2:00am

Kitty!! :) Nice entry, I agree the controls needed some explanation

maxmetallica says ...
Dec 28, 2014 @ 4:07am

nice graphics dude keep it up

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